Galway native Daryl Horgan whose star continues to rise after being called up to the Republic of Ireland squad.

Call up to Irish squad shows talent of local soccer star

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT may not quite have been Stuttgart in ’88 or Genoa in 1990 or the Giants Stadium in ’94 but the Republic of Ireland’s historic 1-0 victory over Austria in...
The Charioteers, who take to the road for Pieta House, pictured in Pearse Stadium last Saturday. Back row: Lisa Porter, Noel Kelly, Aoibhinn Moynihan, Caoimhe Moynihan, Michael Larkin (Galway Hurling Committee Chairperson), Padraic Cawley (main sponsor), Eamonn Gilligan and John Hanbury (Galway hurler). Front row: Joe Burke (Pieta House), Brendan Ruddy, Cian Larkin, Damien Ryan, Keeva Ryan, Rory Moynihan, Shauna Burke (Galway senior camogie player) and Donna Burke (Pieta House). Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure. Inset: The Charity Chariot.(Missing from picture are Audrey Slevin and Aimee Flaherty),

Charity Chariot is taking to the roads for a good cause

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT was a sad day when the ‘General Liam’ was laid to rest. He had been a good, faithful servant and, although prone to the odd breakdown, he was never...
Former Galway ladies football star and Annaghdown's spiritual leader, Fiona Wynne, who, nine years after retiring from the game, will line out for her club in this Sunday's All-Ireland intermediate club final at Parnell Park.

The comeback women who is Annaghadown’s driving force

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHEN Annaghdown native Fiona Wynne retired from club football in 2007, she thought that was it. She had few regrets. As playing careers go, she had achieved more than many,...
A pilot project, entitled SHE (Sport, Happiness and Education) is promoting young girls in sport and is headed up by former Galway United boss Don O'Riordan. Photo shows girls going through the obstacle course under the supervision of coach Rachel Moloney.

‘Be happy’ formula aims to get young girls involved in sport

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon A new pilot scheme which seeks to arrest the slide of young girls dropping out of sport by promoting ‘happiness and education’ commenced in Galway City this week under the...
Galway Triathlon Club's Beginners Officer Valerie O'Gorman (centre) pictured with GTC club-mates in Westport last year. Left to right: David O'Donnell, Bridget Jacobsen, Lorraine Stenson, Valerie O'Gorman, Lornie O'Dwyer, Claire O'Shea and Tommy Monaghan.

Galway Triathlon Club is all set for season ahead

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon AS is the practice with Galway Triathlon Club at this time of the year, they will hold their annual ‘Beginners Morning’ in the Salthill Hotel and Ocean Fitness this Saturday...
St. Brigid's College students, Loughrea, who will be competing at the 'F1 in Schools' World Finals in Kuala Lumpur later this year. Left to right: Sean Brien, Ronan Mitchell, Ruth Conway, Sinéad Kennedy, Alannah Curley and Seán Fahey.

Loughrea students aiming to conquer world with miniature Formula 1 speedster

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon A group of Transition Year secondary school students from St. Brigid’s College, Loughrea, who have successfully turned their hands to designing Formula 1 cars, will compete with the brightest young...

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